Tankersley News W/C 12 December 2022

Services – The Brass Praise and Christmas Jumper Service will be held at St. Peter’s Tankersley  at 9.30 on Sunday 18th December.  Services at St. Pauls’s, Pilley have been temporarily suspended whilst roof repairs are undertaken.

Age UK – Healthy Living sessions for the over 50’s are held between 1000 and 1200 hours on Wednesday mornings in The Welfare Hall of The Hub.  Activities include armchair exercise and healthy eating. Contact Karen Dennis on 01226 776820 for more details.

The weekly coffee afternoon is held every Tuesday between 1300 and 1430.  Refreshments, bingo, raffle and a chat – no age limit – open to everyone.

The Spirit of Christmas Concert featuring Barnsley Brass Band and pupils from Tankersley St Peter’s  School will be held on Saturday 17th December – A few tickets remain and are £6 each available from John Hopkinson on 07980200365.

The Welfare Hall is now re-branded as ‘Tankersley Hub’ with the launch of a web site – visit www.tankersleyhub.com for hiring and contact details and a calendar of upcoming events.  Details of future events will be publicised.

The Tankersley and Pilley Children’s Christmas Parties were held last Sunday and were a great success with many local children attending to meet Santa and receive a gift.  Sincere thanks to all involved in organising the event.

The Hub Tuck Shop is now closed for the winter period.

Tankersley Community Green – The former bowling green is now being managed by Tankersley Community Association and is available to hire for outdoor events.  Details are available from the Secretary.